- Make sure you wash your hands before and after every diaper change.
- Check your child’s diaper often, when it is wet or soiled.
- Use plain water. To get rid of poop from your child’s skin, make use of a mild cleanser.
- Gently pat the area clean and dry, instead of rubbing it.
- If you must use wipes, go for the mild ones. Stay away from the ones with fragrances or alcohol.
- Make sure the area is totally clean and dry before putting on a new diaper.